WELCOME to the Church of St Mary the Blessed Virgin – Prescot Parish Church – and our daughter church of St Paul’s, Bryer Road. We are a welcoming, inclusive Christian community in the Diocese of Liverpool. Join us every Sunday at 10am as we celebrate the Lord’s Supper in the Eucharist, or at any of our other services and events throughout the week (see What’s On).

A Safe Place

The Parish of Prescot takes its duty and obligation to protect all extremely seriously. We have adopted the national Church of England’s robust procedures and guidelines. You can find out more about the national policies and procedures at www.churchofengland.org.

In July 2019 we adopted a new safeguarding policy for the parish.  Read it here in full (PDF).

If you have any safeguarding concerns or issues on a safeguarding matter then you can find out who to speak to on our contact page or get more information at www.liverpool.anglican.org.

Click here for weddings, baptisms & funerals

Arts and music are central to our life and worship at St Mary’s, and we have a thriving traditional, all-age, robed choir. Click here to find out more about our choir.

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Latest News

Join Us This Christmas!
Join Us This Christmas!

At Prescot Parish Church, everyone’s welcome to join us for our Christmas celebrations. On Sunday 22 December, we have our annual Festival of Lessons & Carols. Join us for traditional Christmas carols by candlelight, readings from Scripture and specially selected anthems from the choir, including works by John Joubert, John Rutter and our own Robert

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2019 Prescot Parish Toy Service
2019 Prescot Parish Toy Service

Last year we began a new tradition in the parish – a Toy Service, at which parishioners brought gifts of new toys to be donated to homeless families with children in Prescot. The tradition continues this year, with a family service on Sunday 24 November (Feast of Christ the King) at 10am in St Mary’s.

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Father Jeff Writes…
Father Jeff Writes…

The Reverend Jeff Engel writes (from the November 2019 Prescot Parish Magazine): “I prefer winter and autumn, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape – the loneliness of it, the dead feeling of winter. Something waits beneath it, the whole story doesn’t show.” Andrew Wyeth I have to attend a number of Clinics

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